Description: "The Most Wonderful Show In The World," narrated by Art Linkletter, was produced by Friends of the Los Angeles Zoo as a promotion for a new, improved “Los Angeles World Zoo” and includes a pitch by Walt Disney (with baby elephant) at the end. Scenes include zoos in other U.S. cities and overseas (including London, Paris, New York, and Philadelphia). Old-fashioned confining cages and pens are contrasted with modern free-running wild animal parks and more open habitats... Topics: californialightandsound, Linkletter, Art, 1912-2010, Disney, Walt, 1901-1966
byHuemer, Richard Martin, 1898-1979, interviewee; Adamson, Joe, 1945- , interviewer; University of California, Los Angeles. Dept. of Theater Arts; University of California, Los Angeles. Oral History Program
Transcript of a ten-hour interview completed under the auspices of the UCLA Dept. of Theater Arts; the UCLA Oral History Program provided technical advice Topics: Huemer, Richard Martin, 1898-1979, Disney, Walt, 1901-1966, Grant, Joseph Clarence, 1908-, Fantasia...